Metabolic Syndrome

Clinical Trial Finder

Many patients with metabolic syndrome are interested in participating in the latest research regarding their condition. This Clinical Trial Finder can help you—or a loved one—easily find ongoing cardiovascular clinical research trials for which you might qualify. This list is a service of the U.S. National Institutes of Health called, a database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies.

Simply click on the trial below that interests you to learn how you might participate.

NAFLD in Adolescents and Young Adults With PCOS

Conditions:   Polycystic Ovary Syndrome;   Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease;   Metabolic Syndrome
Intervention:   Other: There is no intervention
Sponsor:   Columbia University
Recruiting - verified July 2015

Metformin for Ectopic Fat Deposition and Metabolic Markers in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)

Conditions:   Polycystic Ovary Syndrome;   Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease;   Metabolic Syndrome
Interventions:   Drug: Metformin;   Drug: Placebo
Sponsor:   Columbia University
Recruiting - verified July 2015

Myocardial Regional Function by Dobutamine Stress Echocardiography in the Metabolic Syndrome and Type 2 Diabetes

Condition:   Diabetes-related Complications
Intervention:   Drug: dobutamine
Sponsor:   University of Avignon
Recruiting - verified July 2015

ACTION PAC: Adolescents Committed to Improvement of Nutrition & Physical Activity

Conditions:   Overweight;   Obesity
Interventions:   Behavioral: ACTION PAC;   Behavioral: Comparison
Sponsor:   University of New Mexico
Recruiting - verified July 2015

Colesevelam, Lipids And Sugars, South Asian Canadian Trial

Condition:   Dyslipidemia
Sponsors:   Canadian Cardiovascular Research Network;   Valeant Canada Limited
Recruiting - verified July 2015

The Efficacy of Venavine Intensive® on the Quality of Life in Females With Chronic Venous Insufficiency

Condition:   Venous Insufficiency
Interventions:   Other: Gelatine Capsule;   Other: Venavine Intensive®
Sponsor:   University of Johannesburg
Recruiting - verified July 2015

BDPP Treatment for Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) and Prediabetes

Conditions:   Mild Cognitive Impairment;   Alzheimer's Disease
Intervention:   Drug: grape seed polyphenolic extract, resveratrol, Concord grape juice
Sponsors:   Johns Hopkins University;   Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Recruiting - verified July 2015

Development of Rational Ways of Medical and Non-medical Treatment Methods for Metabolic Syndrome

Condition:   Metabolic Syndrome
Interventions:   Drug: Xenical (Orlistat);   Dietary Supplement: "Analimentary detoxication"
Sponsors:   Republican Scientific Center for Emergency Medicine;   Institute Of Cardiology & Internal Diseases, Kazakhstan
Completed - verified July 2015

The Effect of Lactobacillus Reuteri ATCC PTA 6475 on Volumetric Bone Mineral Density in Patients With Osteopenia

Condition:   Osteopenia
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: L. reuteri;   Dietary Supplement: Placebo
Sponsors:   Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sweden;   BioGaia AB
Recruiting - verified July 2015

Impact of Almond Supplementation on Body Composition in Overweight/Obese Minority Adults

Conditions:   Obesity;   Overweight;   Fatty Liver;   Metabolic Syndrome X
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: Almond;   Dietary Supplement: Cereal Bar
Sponsors:   Columbia University;   Almond Board of California
Active, not recruiting - verified July 2015

Natural History and Biology of Long-Term Late Effects Following Hematopoietic Cell Transplant for Childhood Hematologic Malignancies

Conditions:   Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia/Lymphoma;   Myelodysplasia;   Acute Myelogenous Leukemia;   Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia;   Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
Sponsors:   Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research;   Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Consortium;   National Marrow Donor Program
Recruiting - verified July 2015

Metformin in Kidney Disease

Conditions:   Chronic Kidney Disease;   Cardiovascular Disease;   Metabolic Syndrome
Interventions:   Drug: metformin;   Drug: Placebo
Sponsor:   Department of Veterans Affairs
Recruiting - verified July 2015

Female Subfertility: a Metabolic and Vascular Profile

Conditions:   Metabolic Syndrome X;   Infertility
Sponsor:   Maastricht University Medical Center
Recruiting - verified July 2015

DHA and Vitamin D in Children With Biopsy-proven NAFLD

Conditions:   NAFLD;   Non Alcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH)
Interventions:   Drug: DHA plus Vitamin D;   Drug: Placebo
Sponsor:   Bambino Gesù Hospital and Research Institute
Active, not recruiting - verified July 2015

Role of Growth Hormone Antagonism in Modulating Insulin Sensitivity in Subjects With Pre-diabetes

Conditions:   Diabetes;   Metabolic Syndrome;   Insulin Resistance
Intervention:   Drug: pegvisomant
Sponsors:   University of California, San Francisco;   San Francisco General Hospital
Active, not recruiting - verified July 2015

Prevention of Metabolic Syndrome and Increased Weight Using Metformin Concurrent to Androgen Deprivation Therapy and Radiotherapy for Locally Advanced Adenocarcinoma of the Prostate

Condition:   Prostatic Neoplasm
Interventions:   Drug: Metformin;   Drug: Placebo
Sponsor:   AHS Cancer Control Alberta
Recruiting - verified July 2015

Efficacy and Tolerance of Treatment With DHA, Choline and Vitamin E in Children With Non-alcoholic Steatohepatitis

Conditions:   Fatty Liver;   Liver Fibrosis;   Obesity;   Metabolic Syndrome;   Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Interventions:   Drug: Docosahexaenoic Acid plus Vitamin E plus choline;   Drug: placebo pearls
Sponsor:   Bambino Gesù Hospital and Research Institute
Active, not recruiting - verified July 2015

Comparison of Aripiprazole Versus Higher Metabolic Risk Antipsychotic Drugs on Adiposity Using MRI

Conditions:   Psychotic Disorders;   Bipolar Disorder;   Metabolic Syndrome X
Interventions:   Drug: Aripiprazole;   Drug: Risperidone/Quetiapine
Sponsors:   University of British Columbia;   Bristol-Myers Squibb
Recruiting - verified July 2015

Xanthohumol and Metabolic Syndrome

Condition:   Metabolic Syndrome
Intervention:   Dietary Supplement: Xanthohumol
Sponsors:   Oregon State University;   Oregon Health and Science University;   National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH)
Completed - verified July 2015

Prediction of Severity of Liver Disease by a 13C Octanoate Breath Test (OBT)

Conditions:   Metabolic Syndrome;   Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Intervention:   Drug: Sodium Octanoate Breath Test
Sponsors:   Virginia Commonwealth University;   Exalenz Bioscience LTD.
Terminated - verified July 2015

Role of Immune System in Obesity-related Inflammation and Cardiometabolic Risk (201102127)

Conditions:   Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease;   Metabolic Syndrome;   Metabolically Abnormal Obesity;   Metabolically Normal Obesity;   Obesity
Sponsors:   Washington University School of Medicine;   Pfizer
Recruiting - verified July 2015

Med Diet Prevention Metabolic Syndrome Men Undergoing Androgen Deprivation Therapy Prostate Cancer

Condition:   Prostate Cancer
Intervention:   Dietary Supplement: Olive Oil
Sponsors:   Dr Anthony Mega;   The Miriam Hospital
Completed - verified July 2015

Growth and Body Composition in Preterm Infants

Condition:   Body Composition
Intervention:   Device: Measurements of body composition
Sponsor:   Oswaldo Cruz Foundation
Recruiting - verified July 2015

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